Canada is committed to participation in international study and research partnerships that build understanding among peoples, develop global citizens and leaders, and contribute to the development of nations.
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAIT) is responsible for the Government of Canada's participation in major International Scholarship Programs. DFAIT provides support to international scholars in Canada, which is often reciprocated by foreign governments which support Canadian scholars in their countries.
The Academic Relations team of the Canadian Embassy in Seoul engages with universities and scholars to help promote activities that further the knowledge and understanding of Canada, and of Canadian foreign policy priorities, among Korean public and academic audiences.
** Please note that the Understanding Canada program is concluding. No further grants are available under this program. More information